Four Northwest Michigan companies have earned a place on the "Michigan 50 Companies to Watch" list, which is part of an awards program presented by Michigan Celebrates Small Business.
Dancin' Dogg Golf
, Chateau Chantal
, Cherry Republic
, Dr. Shrink
and Twin Bay Medical
all earned a place on the list. Each of the companies will be given an award by the Edward Lowe Foundation at a May 3 event in Lansing.
"While drawn from many sectors, the common thread of all the honorees is a commitment to entrepreneurial excellence and devotion to the great state of Michigan," says Dancin' Dogg CEO Brandon Theophilus. "Receiving this award is a testament to our philosophy of using emerging technology to create an unrivaled, fully immersive, virtual golfing experience."
Dancin' Dogg and Chateau Chantal are both based in Traverse City while Twin Bay Medical is located in Elk Rapids and Cherry Republic is in Glen Harbor. Dr. Shrink is headquartered in Manistee.
"We appreciate the recognition, we are very proud of our team and the quality products they produce, we look forward to a bright future in the great state of Michigan," says Albert Werth, president of Twin Bay Medical.
Writer: Sam Eggleston
Source: Brandon Theophilus, Dancin' Dogg Golf